noun, often attributive
pro·​mo | \ ˈprō-(ˌ)mō How to pronounce promo (audio) \
plural promos

Definition of promo

: a promotional announcement, blurb, or appearance

Examples of promo in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Adam Cole cut a promo about loyalty, which may not age well once his contract is up and Triple H comes calling. Alfred Konuwa, Forbes, 3 Aug. 2022 Netflix previewed its upcoming African slate with a series of promo reels and first-look images at an event in South Africa on Tuesday. Scott Roxborough, The Hollywood Reporter, 2 Aug. 2022 BetMGM has a fantastic new user promo that’s a virtual guarantee to convey. Xl Media, cleveland, 30 July 2022 Most of which can be found at Fanatics, which offers a 25 percent discount with the promo code GARDEN. Mark Heim |, al, 29 July 2022 Styled by dynamic duo Wayman and Micah, Palmer has really stood out during her Nope promo tour, showing off her sartorial prowess. Hedy Phillips,, 28 July 2022 After the free promo period, Verizon will automatically switch the account to the regular price of $7.99/month. Todd Spangler, Variety, 27 July 2022 Program members will get their first month free with promo code ITSMAGIC. Haadiza Ogwude, The Enquirer, 14 July 2022 In a promo footage for Hart to Heart, a Peacock series hosted by comedian Kevin Hart that premieres on Friday, July 15, Davidson discussed his goal of becoming a father. Carrie Wittmer, Glamour, 13 July 2022 See More

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First Known Use of promo

1946, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for promo

short for promotional

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Last Updated

9 Aug 2022

Cite this Entry

“Promo.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 16 Aug. 2022.

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